Instruction and Study
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Created For = NAHSTE
Found in 84 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Letter, 8 November 1897, Oxford, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. News of Tovey's progress at Balliol, and his boredom with studying the classics. Holograph signed, with duplicate typescript copy, p. 26 x 21cm.
Dates: 08 November 1897
Scope and Contents Letter, 1895, Oxford, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Thanking Miss. Weisse for sending presents, details of a concert given by Paderewski, criticising a piano, Tovey's studying plans, and other news. Photocopy of Holograph signed.
Scope and Contents Letter, [n.d], Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. News of a lesson with Parry, expressing his families unhappiness at Tovey's leaving, . Photocopy of Holograph signed.
Scope and Contents Letter, 18 December 1891, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Detailed description of Tovey's lesson with Parry and Parry's comments on Tovey's compositions, news of Tovey's time at home with his family, and wishing Miss. Weisse a happy new year. Photocopy of holograph signed.
Dates: 18 December 1891
Scope and Contents Letter, 1897, Oxford, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Explaining a misunderstanding between Miss. Weisse and Tovey's father, and suggesting that they both can play a part in developing Tovey's reading skills. Typescript copy.
Scope and Contents Letter, , Berkshire, Unknown to Sophie Weisse. Discussion of what songs to use to illustrate a lecture, suggesting the aria from Jephtha. Typescript copy incomplete.
Scope and Contents Note, 1 June 1891, James Higgs To Sophie Weisse. Requesting that Miss. Weisse tell Tovey that Higgs is expecting good work from him. Ms. Transcript, by Sophie Weisse, written on the back of a signed part of a letter from James Higgs.
Dates: 01 June 1891
Scope and Contents Postcard, 8 August 1921, Bad Nauheim, Sophie Weisse to Donald Tovey. Expressing Miss. Weisse's belief in Tovey's work in Edinburgh. Holograph signed, stamped, date from postmark.
Dates: 08 August 1921
Scope and Contents Postcard, 6 September 1905, Surrey, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Notes on Tovey's studies of Chopin, Brahms and Beethoven and his busy schedule. Holograph signed.
Dates: 06 September 1905
Scope and Contents Postcard, 18 August 1905, Marlow, Donald Tovey to Sophie Weisse. Tovey's decision not to musically influence Kelly. Holograph signed.
Dates: 18 August 1905